Detroit Food Zoo Garden

Detroit Food Zoo is a learning garden with exhibits that show different ways to garden creatively, including a pizza garden, salad bar garden, salsa garden, even a garden in a grocery cart! Youth learn about hunger and nutrition as well as help to plant, weed, water and harvest. Up to 20 volunteers needed per shift.

Detroit Food Zoo Garden opportunities available from mid-May to mid-October.

Location:

2131 Beaufait | Detroit MI | 48207

Contact:

gardens@gcfb.org
866-GLEANER ext.231

Age:

5 - 17 years of age

Hours:

Monday

No shifts available

Tuesday

9:30am - 11:30pm

Wednesday

9:30am - 11:30pm

Thursday

9:30am - 11:30pm

Friday

9:30am - 11:30pm

Saturday

9:30am - 11:30pm

Sunday

No shifts available

Sign up today:

Families

All adults are required to register themselves, and may include up to four youth as guests on their registration. Due to limited availability, we ask that you only register for one shift per month and cancel promptly if you are unable to attend.

Scheduling Opens March 1

Groups of 10 or more

Please complete a shift request form and a Gleaners volunteer coordinator will contact you to schedule your group’s shift. Group size is limited to 20 youth. At least one chaperone for every ten youth is required for children age nine or older. At least one chaperone for every five youth is required for children age five to eight.

Please fill out the Shift Request Form below:

Scheduling Opens March 1